Assistant Athletics Director for Marketing and Fan Experience
University of Utah
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Preferred Education: Masters
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Internal Number: PRN31351B
The University of Utah Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Athletics Director for Marketing and Fan Experience. The successful candidate will strategically design, manage, coordinate, and execute all marketing, promotional, fan experience, game atmosphere, game presentation, and fan engagement efforts for Utah Athletics. The position will lead the Marketing and Fan Experience unit and will report to the Associate Athletics Director for Facilities, Operations, Capital Projects, Marketing, and Fan Experience.
The University of Utah, located in Salt Lake City, is the State of Utah’s flagship institution of higher education, with 18 schools and colleges, more than 100 undergraduate and 90 graduate degree programs, and an enrollment of more than 32,000 students. It is a member of the Association of American Universities and competes in NCAA Division I as a member of the Pac-12 Conference with 20 intercollegiate sport programs.
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or related area, or equivalency; eight years of progressively more responsible management experience; and demonstrated leadership, human relations and effective communications skills required.
Master’s degree in Business Administration, or related area preferred.
Department Preferred Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in a related field and 5 years directly related experience or equivalency required. Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment, analyze and make decisions related to unit. Strong coordination and organizational skills required to prioritize conflicting deadlines. Demonstrate effective communication, superior customer service skills, and work well in a positive team environment.
Must have working knowledge and experience with graphic design creation. Demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills are also required.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description
The University of Utah, located in Salt Lake City is a large public university set in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountain range. Inspiring views complement the vast opportunities campus provides. On July 1, 2011, the University of Utah became a member of the Pac-12 Conference. The university is only minutes away from world-class ski resorts, and rugged mountain bike trails the U attracts a wide range of sport enthusiasts.